Thursday Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Johannes Leonardo worked with 1stAveMachine director Tucker Bliss on a “Family Is Who You Cook For” campaign for Classico Pasta Sauce. The “Night In” spot (video above) features a dog, so naturally we chose that one.

Facebook won’t accept new political ads the week leading up to the election, but will run ads that have already been purchased that week.

-Adweek acquired Target Marketing and Publishing Executive.


-A look at how Smucker’s new approach to advertising has paid off since consolidating with Publicis Groupe.

-Old school plant-based meat imitation brand Quorn sent its global creative account to adam&eveDDB.

-The Drum examines maternity leave and Covid-19 at agencies.

-Independent content studio Coffee & TV promoted Martin Allan and Steve Waugh to creative director roles.